What Qualifies as a Personal Injury Lawsuit?

Personal injury lawsuits are legal conflicts that happen when a single person experiences injury from either an injury or an accident, and another person might be held legally responsible for that damage. Personal injury claims involve two primary concerns: liability … Continue reading

PDL BioPharma Announces $51.4M Capital Provision Agreement with Epps Investments

RENO, Nev., Dec. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — PDL BioPharma, Inc. (“PDL” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq: PDLI) announces it has entered into a Capital Provision Agreement (the “Agreement”) with Epps Investments LLC (“Epps”). Under the terms of the Agreement, Epps will pay PDL $51,391,184 no … Continue reading

GE Reaches $200M Settlement with SEC Over Financial Disclosure Problems

General Electric Company GE shares are up 85% in the past three months, and the company can finally put at least one of its lingering problems to bed. What Happened? On Wednesday, GE agreed to a $200 million settlement with the SEC related to … Continue reading

Dish Network Settles Telemarketing Violations for $210M

Dish Network will pay a $210 million settlement to the federal government and four states for telemarketing violations. The U.S. Department of Justice announced the settlement. Dish will pay $126 million in civil penalties to the United States for placing millions … Continue reading

Man Paralyzed After Police Shooting Settled Lawsuit for $8M

SEATTLE — The city of Tacoma on Friday agreed to an $8 million settlement for a man who was paralyzed and had his legs amputated after being shot by a police officer during a low-speed car chase in 2011. The … Continue reading

SCANA and Dominion Energy Pay $25M in Nuclear Fraud Case

SCANA and its successor company, Dominion Energy, have reached an agreement to pay the federal Securities and Exchange Commission a $25 million civil fine in one of the state’s largest civil fraud cases, according to public court records filed Wednesday … Continue reading

USWNT will Receive Equal Conditions in Settlement with U.S. Soccer

The U.S. women’s national soccer team has been fighting for equal pay and treatment in court since March 2019. On Tuesday, the world’s top ranked women’s team reached an agreement with the U.S. Soccer Federation to address parts of their … Continue reading

Police Brutality Lawsuits in 2020

There have been many issues that have surfaced in the year 2020, however, one of the most impactful movements that have occurred are The Black Lives Matter protests. The BLM movement started after the police killings of George Floyd and … Continue reading

Border Patrol Settles Lawsuit After Detaining Americans for Speaking Spanish

(CNN)Two American citizens have reached a settlement in a lawsuit they filed against US Customs and Border Protection after an agent asked them for IDs because he heard them speaking Spanish. Ana Suda and Martha “Mimi” Hernandez, who live in the small … Continue reading

Home Depot Settles Data Breach Lawsuit for $17.5M

Home Depot, a Georgia-based home improvement store, will pay a $17.5 million settlement to 46 states including Ohio, Kentucky and Indiana regarding a 2014 data breach, officials announced Tuesday. The breach exposed the payment card information of approximately 40 million … Continue reading